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Scandic Vulkan

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Maridalsveien 13, Oslo 0175, Norway
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Ranked #47 of 88 hotels in Oslo
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    4 of 5 stars
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Oslo, Norway
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Business trip March'14. Location is great, not in the tourist area (Karl Johan gt), but where people live. Close to the food market and Grunerlokka. Clean, fresh rooms. Nice food. Restaurant in several small areas, you avoid the canteens feeling! Polite staff.

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Sandefjord, Norway
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71 reviews 71 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great stay here from Saturday to Monday now in July. Wih a special summerprice including breakfast and free parking. Great location next to the foodhall in Oslo with late opening of the bars and restaurants. 20 minutes walk to Karl Johan approx. So not bad at all located. The room we had was on the same floor... More

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Vancouver
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Vulkan June 20-22. Elias took very good care of us, from check in to check out. We had a little problem with our first room (plugged shower drain) so he immediately upgraded us to room with an amazing view and huge windows. The Vulkan is next to a food lovers dream - the Mathallen Oslo. Lots... More

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting wonderful Oslo! We are delighted that you enjoyed our cityview at the top floors, and our great and exciting foodie location! Thank you also for mentioning Elias - he is one of our many stars :-) Hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

+ New, clean hotel, nice room Reasonably priced Good breakfast 0 Location about a mile outside of city center, but good public transportation Service ok - Some traffic noise Restaurant hours and menu limited

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting Oslo! We are delighted that you enjoyed our good organic breakfast, and our nice location! Hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We upgraded to a superior room and the view was fantastic. They have floor to ceiling windows all around the room. Perfect location- there are plenty of bars and restaurants close by and it is about a 20 minute walk from the bus/train station.

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting beautiful Oslo! We are delighted that you enjoyed our cityview at the top floors, and our great and exciting location. We hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Pretoria, South Africa
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Here it is in summary: 1.Quite spacious and clean standard rooms 2.friendly staff 3.Breakfast is quite basic 4.located further outside the city so be prepared to walk to fork out about 150Nok to the city centre 5. Good food court outside the hotel with reasonable eating places In short..its a good business hotel and a safe choice if u want... More

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Monica E, Daglig leder at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying at Scandic Vulkan when visiting Oslo! We are delighted that you enjoyed our clean rooms, our nice staff and the amazing foodcout Mathallen located outside our hotel. And the city centre also just a short walk from our location. We hope to see you soon again. Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Salem, India
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The hotel is modern hotel and few miles away from the city center though it's connected by frequent buses The location is a very calm suburb with few convienent stores near by The rooms were basic and average sizes . We were put in a room on the first floor with windows opening on the pavement facing the road which... More

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Monica E, Leder  at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your nice review after staying at Scandic Vulkan. We really appreciated that you enjoyed our great location and our good ecological breakfast. We hope to see you again the next time you visit Oslo. Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Economical, cosy, clean, comfortable. Hotel was perfect for my business trip - I stayed here for 3 nights. Very welcoming staff. Good location - not very central though- you will reach main centre in about 20 min walk. Good breakfast. A bit noisy outside during a night but ain't too bad. I will stay again if I have another business... More

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Monica E, Leder  at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your wonderful feedback after staying at Scandic Vulkan! We really appreciate your comments regarding our hotel. Thank you for also mentioning our nice ecological breakfast. Hope to see you soon again! Beste Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Hotel itself was great - nice decor, pleasant staff. The restaurant had good food, but the portions were tiny (after spending 400 NOK was still starving). Also, the restaurant closed early one night. The bed was a double mattress over two single beds.

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Monica E, Leder  at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your constructive feedback after staying at Scandic Vulkan! We really appreciate your comments regarding our hotel and services. Regarding the portions in our restaurant; I can asure you that we took instant action on improving this. The sizes are now bigger then before. We hope to see you back at Scandic Vulkan. Best Regards Monica Egeberg... More

New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I stayed here for 3 days and had a great time. The rooms were clean and beautiful. The breakfast was just what I wanted. The service was superb especially the night duty receptionist, Stian. He was very helpful and service minded after a long journey from Istanbul and had great advice to what I should go and see in Oslo.

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Monica E, Leder  at Scandic Vulkan, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Scandic Vulkan when visiting Oslo, and thank you for the great feedback provided. We are glad that you enjoyed the hotel and the good personal atmosphere. Hope to see you soon again! Best Regards Monica Egeberg General Manager Scandic Vulkan More

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Address: Maridalsveien 13, Oslo 0175, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oslo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Scandic Vulkan 4*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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#20 Luxury Hotel in Oslo
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This modern Oslo hotel has an attractive location in Oslo's Vulkan area, just 2 km from central Oslo. Hotel Scandic Vulkan opened in October 2011.The new Scandic Vulkan hotel has a great location in Vulkan, just north of central Oslo and by the Akerselva river. Vulkan is a part of Oslo that represents innovation, creativity and culture. The hotel is also close to Oslo's trendy Grunerlokka area with plenty of cosy cafés, bars and parks as well as several cultural institutions and creative colleges. Oslo's city centre and popular attractions are only a 2 km walk from hotel Scandic Vulkan.When you stay at hotel Scandic Vulkan, don't miss a visit to our popular restaurant V. Our restaurant serves great local food and is a relaxed and informal meeting place from morning till evening. You can also enjoy a drink in our hotel bar or arrange a conference or event with us. With solar cells, geothermal energy and other smart solutions with environmental focus, Scandic Vulkan is the first hotel in Norway with the Norwegian term 'Energy class A'. ... more   less 
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